About Dr. Nelson

Raised in New York, I came to Kentucky in 1975 to study Microbiology at the University of Kentucky, in Lexington, where I met my wife Donna. We now have two children and a grandchild. When I can, I enjoy scuba diving.

While I consider myself a clinician, I have lectured at the DMD, graduate and postgrad levels; and performed some unpublished research in the areas of prostaglandins and laser tissue welding. I was among the first in this state to employ guided tissue regeneration techniques - now considered a staple practice in Periodontics. Today, I am even more excited to offer precise, minimally invasive LANAP(r) surgery.


EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION
 
2001 – Present Dept of Veterans Affairs, Louisville, KY

2000 – 2012 Dept of Veterans Affairs, Lexington, KY

1987-2001 &2005 – Present University of Louisville, Clinical Assistant Professor

1987 – Present Private Practice, Nelson & Lowy, PSC, 2015 Herr Lane Louisville, KY 40222

1985 – 1987 Medical College of Virginia: Perio certificate

1980 – 1985 University of Louisville School of Dentistry: DMD

 
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
 
American Academy of Periodontology

Academy of Osseointegration

State and local dental societies
 


OTHER PERSONAL EXPERIENCE
 
Laser Certification Level II – 1998

Proceedings of the World Workshop in Periodontics: Drisco, et al; Annals of Periodontology 1996, v1 no1: 491-566.

Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology – 1994

Raymond E. Myers Symposium (Speaker) – 1991

Past president Kentucky Society of Periodontists
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